‘Feliz Navidad’: 5 Versions of the Classic Christmas Tune

December 24, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

“Feliz Navidad” is a song by Puerto Rican Jose Feliciano, which he penned in 1970.

The song’s title means “Happy Christmas” or “Merry Christmas.”

The chorus, which is “Feliz Navidad, prospero ano y felicidad,” is translated to “Merry Christmas–a prosperous year and happiness,” but many have simplified it to say “I want to wish you a Merry Christmas.”

Here’s a few versions of the song:

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